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The animal kingdom, or zoological system, of the celebrated Sir Charles Linnæus. Class I, Mammalia : containing a complete systematic description, arrangement, and nomenclature, of all the known species and varieties of the mammalia, or animals which give suck to their young / being a translation of that part of the Systema Naturæ, as lately published, with great improvements, by Professor Gmelin of Goettingen ; together with numerous additions from more recent zoological writers, and illustrated with copperplates, by Robert Kerr

Title:
Class I, Mammalia
Class II, Birds
Mammalia
Birds
Kerr's Animal kingdom DSI
Author:
Linné, Carl von 1707-1778  Search this
Gmelin, Johann Friedrich 1748-1804  Search this
Kerr, Robert 1755-1813  Search this
Engraver:
Archer, J. fl. 1792  Search this
Former owner:
Kinnear, G. DSI  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 32, [31], 34-432, 469-644 p., [10] leaves of plates : ill. ; 27 cm. (4to)
Type:
Classification
Date:
1792
Topic:
Mammals  Search this
Birds  Search this
Call number:
QL605 .L75 1792
QH43 .S9913 1792
QL605.L75 1792
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_140617

The botanist's repository, for new, and rare plants : containing coloured figures of such plants, as have not hitherto appeared in any similar publication, with all their essential characters, botanically arranged, after the sexual system of the celebrated Linnaeus : in English and Latin : to each description is added a short history of the plant, as to its time of flowering, culture, native place of growth, when introduced, and by whom / the whole executed by Henry Andrews ..

Title:
Botanist's repository, comprising colour'd engravings of new and rare plants only
Author:
Andrews, Henry Charles fl. 1799-1828  Search this
Haworth, Adrian Hardy 1768-1833  Search this
Kennedy, John 1759-1842  Search this
Jackson, George d. 1811  Search this
Printer:
Bensley, Thomas ca. 1760-1835  Search this
Donor:
Smith, John Donnell 1829-1928 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
10 v., [685] leaves of plates (64 folded) : ill. (engravings) ; 30 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Date:
1797
1815
1797-[1815]
Topic:
Plants, Cultivated  Search this
Botany  Search this
Flowers  Search this
Call number:
SB407 .A56 1797
SB407.A56 1797
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_388296

[Medieval liturgical manuscript containing music and text for celebrating feast days, etc.]

Author:
Catholic Church  Search this
Subject:
Catholic Church Liturgy  Search this
Physical description:
[178] leaves ; 54 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Early works to 1800
Place:
New York (State)
New York
Date:
14uu
[14--?]
Topic:
Gregorian chants  Search this
Graduals (Chants)  Search this
Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern)  Search this
Call number:
M2148 .L4 1400z
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_761921

Musaeum Brackenhofferianum / delineatum à Joh. Joachimo Bockenhoffero Argentinensi

Author:
Bockenhoffer, Johann Joachim  Search this
Brackenhoffer, Élie 1618-1682  Search this
Former owner:
Anhalt, Heinrich fl. 1680 DSI  Search this
Subject:
Brackenhoffer, Élie 1618-1682 Natural history collections  Search this
Physical description:
52 p. ; 20 cm. (4to)
Type:
Catalogs and collections
Catalogs
Early works to 1800
Place:
France
Strasbourg
Date:
1677
Anno recuperatae salutis, 1677
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Art--Collectors and collecting  Search this
Book collecting  Search this
Art--Private collections  Search this
Minerals  Search this
Call number:
QH72 .B63 1677
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_814090

A generic and specific description of British plants, translated from the Genera et species plantarum of the celebrated Linnæus. To which is prefixed an etymological dictionary ... and a glossary ... with notes and observations, by James Jenkinson

Author:
Linné, Carl von 1707-1778  Search this
Jenkinson, James  Search this
Physical description:
xxviii, [4], 258, [9] p. v pl. 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Great Britain
Date:
1775
1775]
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Call number:
QK306 .L75
QK306.L75
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_164984

A general system of nature : through the three grand kingdoms of animals, vegetables and minerals ... / translated from Gmelin's last edition of the celebrated Systema naturæ by Sir Charles Linné ; amended and enlarged by the improvements and discoveries of later naturalists and societies, with appropriate copper plates by William Turton ..

Author:
Linné, Carl von 1707-1778  Search this
Ed:
Gmelin, Johann Friedrich 1748-1804  Search this
Tr:
Turton, William 1762-1835  Search this
Physical description:
4 v. : ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Classification
Date:
1800
1801
1800-1801
Topic:
Natural history--Classification  Search this
Animals  Search this
Call number:
QH43 .S99 E1800
QH43.S99 E1800
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_157766

The elements of botany : containing the history of the science : with accurate definitions of all the terms of art, exemplified in eleven copper-plates : the theory of vegetables : the scientific arrangment of plants, and names used in botany : rules concerning the general history, virtues, and uses of plants / being a translation of the Philosophia botanica, and other treatises of the celebrated Linnæus ; to which is added an appendix, wherein are described some plants lately found in Norfolk and Suffolk, illustrated with three additional copper-plates, all taken from the life ; by Hugh Rose, apothecary

Title:
Rose's Botany
Author:
Linné, Carl von 1707-1778  Search this
Rose, Hugh apothecary  Search this
Ill:
Bryant, Charles d. 1799  Search this
Engraver:
Lodge, John -1796  Search this
Former owner:
Blasdale, G. DSI  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 472 p., XI, III leaves of plates : ill. ; 21 cm. (8vo)
Type:
Classification
Place:
England
Date:
1775
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Plants  Search this
Call number:
QK91 .P5613 1775
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_671271

The transit of Venus across the sun : a translation of the celebrated discourse thereupon / by the Rev. Jeremiah Horrox ... ; to which is prefixed a memoir of his life and labours by the Rev. Arundell Blount Whatton ..

Author:
Horrocks, Jeremiah 1617?-1641  Search this
Whatton, Arundell Blount b. 1827  Search this
Former owner:
Thomson, Alexander DSI  Search this
Lancashire Independent College Library DSI  Search this
Donor:
Burndy Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 216 p., [3] leaves of plates (1 folded) : ill. ; 20 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Venus (Planet)
Date:
1859
[1859?]
1639
Topic:
Astronomy  Search this
Transit  Search this
Call number:
QB509 .H78 E1859
QB509.H78 E1859
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_332968

Canon Missae cum praefationibus et alijs nonnullis quae in ea fere communiter dicuntur : additae sunt praeparationes ad Missam, & orationes, quae ab episcopis cum solemniter, vel priuate celebrant, & ab alijs sacerdotibus dici solent : necnon gratiarum actiones Missae sacrificio peracto

Author:
Catholic Church  Search this
Subject:
Catholic Church Liturgy  Search this
Catholic Church Roman canon Latin Texts  Search this
Physical description:
[56] p. : ill. ; 38 cm. (fol.)
Type:
Books
Texts
Date:
1624
Call number:
BX2015.6.A2 1624
BX2015.6.A2 1624
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_434843

A compleat theory of the construction and properties of vessels : with practical conclusions for the management of ships made easy to navigators / translated from Théorie complette de la construction et de la manœuvre des vaisseaux, of the celebrated Leonard Euler, by Henry Watson, Esq

Author:
Euler, Leonhard 1707-1783  Search this
Watson, Henry 1737-1786  Search this
Former owner:
Hodgkinson, Eaton 1789-1861 DSI  Search this
Rawson, Harry Holdsworth Sir 1843-1910 DSI  Search this
Donor:
Burndy Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
[16], 281, [3] p., [11] leaves of plates : ill. ; 23 cm. (8vo)
Type:
Early works to 1800
Date:
1776
Topic:
Shipbuilding--Early works to 1800  Search this
Navigation  Search this
Call number:
VM142 .E9 E1776
VM142.E9 E1776
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_317161

Francisci Boussueti Surregiani doctoris medici, De natura aquatilium carmen : in vniuersam Gulielmi Rondeletii ... quam de piscibus marinis scripsit historiam : cum viuis eorum imagnibus : opusculu[m] nunc primum in luce[m] emissum

Title:
De natura aquat. Epigrammata
Author:
Boussuet, Francois 1520-1572  Search this
Rondelet, Guillaume 1507-1566 Libri de piscibus marinis  Search this
Reverdy, Georges active 1531-1554  Search this
Donor:
Roper, Clyde F. E. 1937- DSI  Search this
Former owner:
Bayer, Frederick M. DSI  Search this
Berry, S. Stillman (Samuel Stillman) 1887-1984 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
2 pts. in 1 v. : ill., port. (woodcuts) ; 21 cm. (4to)
Type:
Pictorial works
Early works to 1800
Date:
1558
Topic:
Fishes  Search this
Marine animals  Search this
Epigrams, Latin  Search this
Call number:
QL616 .B77 1558
QL616.B77 1558
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_383720

Prodromus systematis cycadearum [microform] / edidit F.A. Guil. Miquel

Author:
Miquel, Friedrich Anton Wilhelm 1811-1871  Search this
Physical description:
35 p. ; 29 cm
Type:
Microforms
Date:
1984
1861
Topic:
Cycadaceae  Search this
Cycads  Search this
Call number:
mfc 1617
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_375586

Hattori Sinske hakase rombun senshū

Title:
Selected bryological papers by Dr. Sinske Hattori published between 1940-1951
Author:
Hattori, Sinske 1915-  Search this
Subject:
Hattori, Sinske 1915-  Search this
Hattori, Sinske 1915-  Search this
Physical description:
iv, 488 p. : ill., port. : 26 cm
Type:
Books
Bibliography
Place:
Japan
Date:
1975
1975]
Topic:
Bryophytes  Search this
Call number:
QK533 .H366 1975
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_688186

Concerning the best state of a commonwealth, and the new island of Utopia : a truly golden little book : no less beneficial than entertaining / by the most renowned and eloquent author Thomas More, citizen and undersheriff of the famous city of London ; this edition by Jeremy Deller and Fraser Muggeridge studio

Author:
More, Thomas Saint 1478-1535  Search this
Editor:
Deller, Jeremy 1966-  Search this
Muggeridge, Fraser  Search this
Fraser Muggeridge studio  Search this
Physical description:
319 pages : illustration ; 18 cm
Type:
Early works to 1800
Early works
Translations
Date:
2016
Topic:
Utopias  Search this
Call number:
HX810.5 .E58 2016
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1098198

The embryological treatises of Hieronymus Fabricius of Aquapendente : The formation of the egg and of the chick (De formatione ovi et pulli), The formed fetus (De formato foetu) / A facsimile edition, with an introduction, a translation, and a commentary by Howard B. Adelmann, Professor of hisotology and embryology, Cornell University

Title:
Formation of the egg and of the chick : a most elaborate treatise by Hieronymus Fabricius of Aquapendente, late the very celebrated anatomist of Padua
De formatione ovi et pulli
Formed fetus
De formato foetu
Hieronymi Fabrici ab Aquapendente olim anatomici Patavini celeberrimi De formatione ovi, et pulli tractatus accuratissimus : Ad Illustriss. & Reuerendiss. D.D. Carolum Mediceum S.R.E. Cardinalem Amplissimum
Hieronymi Fabricii ab Aquapendente De formato Foetu
Author:
Fabricius ab Aquapendente approximately 1533-1619  Search this
Writer of added commentary:
Adelmann, Howard B (Howard Bernhardt) 1898-1988  Search this
Bookseller:
Benci, Luigi‏  Search this
Printer:
Bolzetta, Francesco  Search this
Pasquato, Lorenzo  Search this
Engraver:
Valegio, Giacomo  Search this
Donor:
Beckwith, J. Bruce 1933-,- DSI  Search this
Browning, Nancy Gay DSI  Search this
Publisher:
Cornell University Press  Search this
Author:
Beckwith-Browning-Peterson Teratology Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
Two volumes in 1 : illustrations, portraits, plates ; 29 cm
Type:
Early works to 1800
Early works
Date:
1942
Topic:
Human anatomy  Search this
Embryology  Search this
Call number:
QM21 .F15 1942X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1093353

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